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What Steve Jobs, Venus Williams, and the Dalai Lama Have to Say About Focus (Hint: It's Really Important)

Is your mind wandering off again? This will inspire you to find your focus again and get going.<p>Anytime is a good time to spring into action. But making the decision to get work done, start that project, or pursue that dream is only half the battle. You will need a deep reserve of commitment and …

Motivation

Bill Gates: The world would be better if millions of people read this book

Billionaire and avid reader Bill Gates has a new favorite book: "Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World—and Why Things Are Better Than …

Bill Gates

Samsung Galaxy X Foldable Smartphone Appears On Samsung’s Website

We have been hearing about a foldable smartphone from Samsung for some time, the device is rumored to be called the Samsung Galaxy X. Now a support …

Samsung Galaxy S8 launch: Samsung reveals its long-awaited iPhone killer

Samsung has unveiled its new flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8, the Korean giant's latest attempt to take on the iPhone.<p>The launch of the device is seen as a crucial moment for Samsung coming after the scandal that saw it forced to recall and cease production of the Galaxy Note 7, its previous …

Update every Apple device you have as soon as possible

If you’re reading this on an Apple device, stop. Go update it.<p>Today, Apple released updates to the operating systems behind all its most popular devices—including the iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV, and Apple computers—and although the company often updates its operating systems with minor …

Apple Watch

Win the Day With Tim Ferriss's Morning Routine

Here's how the best-selling author and serial entrepreneur starts things right.<p>"If you win the morning, you win the day -- or at least, so it has been said," says author and entrepreneur Tim Ferriss. And he has a routine designed to set him up for success. In this video, Ferriss explains what he …

Tim Ferriss

Lucid Motors Air Sedan Promises 1,000 HP, Up to 400-Mile Range

EV features unique adaptive LED headlight system<p>Lucid Motors has revealed its production car, which we now know will be called the Air. As we’ve known for some time now, the upcoming electric vehicle is a sedan with an unusual clamshell trunk. What else do we know about it? How about its battery …

Electric Vehicles

'Dear Mr. Trump, I'm The Man Who Makes Your iPhone'

Dear Mr. Trump,<p>You don't know me but I'm Terry Gou, the man who makes your iPhone.<p>Let me start by congratulating you on the election. Your victory …

This Audi Q2 model car can park itself

The Audi Q2 ‘Deep Learning Concept’ is no ordinary model car. For one, you can’t buy it. And if you could, we suspect the cost would be well beyond …

10 Historians Pick the Best History Books of 2016

<i>This post is in partnership with History Today. The article below was originally published at History Today.</i><p><b>Penny Corfield</b><br>John R. Gillingham’s <i>The EU:</i> …

Martin Luther

How To Focus During Sex

This is not the time to multitask<p>Here's a question that's been on my mind lately: Since sex can be so great and fun, why is it so hard to get or stay focused during it? Basically, we spend most of our lives with our minds elsewhere, switching between tasks and doing six things at once; we are …

Here's How You Figure Out That New DSLR

A step-by-step interactive guide.<p>Digital single-lens reflex cameras, better known as DSLRs, take pictures better than any smartphone. But picture quality is not why phone cameras took over the world. For one thing, we carry them everywhere anyway, and for another, they're simple. Point, shoot, and …

Shutter Speed

Dodge Announces All-Wheel-Drive 2017 Challenger GT

Say fishtailing cold-weather zaniness just isn’t your bag, but you’re a sucker for the noise and style of a Yankee-bred muscle car. Well, you’re sort of in luck. We say “sort of,” because you can now snare a Dodge Challenger with four driven wheels, but it won’t be making tasty Hemi sounds or …

Sports Cars

25 Practical Blogs To Sharpen Your Coding Skills

The coding world might seem overwhelming at times – but when you pop, you can’t stop. So you might think you already know a lot, but there are always ways to sharpen your coding skills.<p>In the days of fast development, especially in the technology field, it’s hard to keep up, and the theory books …

Tutorials

6 Tony Robbins Life Hacks That Will Help You Become a Better Entrepreneur

Walking over hot coals aside, all entrepreneurs can stand to learn something from Robbins's teachings.<p><i>By Kristopher Jones, founder and CEO of LSEO.com.</i><p>When in search for the ultimate life coach for everything from business leadership to controlling our own destiny, Tony Robbins is the undisputed …

Lifehacks

Modi-led government focused on repairing and reforming the economy

In context: CRISIL report on two years of Modi-led government<p>12 Jul 2016Modi-led government focused on repairing and reforming the economy<p>❮<p>CRISIL …

India

14 psychological tricks to get people to do what you want

1. Use a 'decoy' option to get people to buy your product<p>In his TED Talk, behavioural economist Dan Ariely explains the "decoy effect" using an old</i> …

Psychology

7 Brain Hacks That Will Make You a Faster Learner

To stay ahead in life, you need to be a constant learner. These hacks will help you pull it off.<p>Our world is evolving quicker than ever.<p>To stay competitive in business and ahead of the game, it's increasingly important to continually learn new skills and information. That's why mega-moguls like …

Learning

5 Sex Tips That Are Especially Important For People In LTRs To Read

When you’re in a long-term relationship, you might have sex for a variety of reasons: because you need to relax after a stressful day at work, …

The 20 Best iPhone 7 Cases Available

VRS Design Duo Guard Case<p>This case offers exactly what most of us need – drop protection. Thanks to reinforced dual layers (hence the ‘duo’ in the …

OtterBox

11 things you should do in your 20s to be a millionaire by 30

by Kathleen Elkins<p>"In a free-market economy, anyone can make as much money as they want," emphasises self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, who has …

Self-improvement

Ask A Physicist To Speak At Your Funeral

You want a physicist to speak at your funeral. You want the physicist to talk to your grieving family about the conservation of energy, so they will …

5 Things Every Single Woman Needs To Remember About Men

Sometimes we all need to be reminded of something we already know - like to go to bed at a reasonable hour, or to say no to that last shot of tequila.<p>Men and women really do have differences beyond our anatomy, which we all know (of course) but often forget (when our emotions are involved).<p>Here are …

Relationships

7 Habits of Highly Resilient People

The most resilient among us make it through the worst of times--and we don't do it by accident. Are some people born a little more resilient than others? Sure. But make no mistake: Building resilience is something anyone can do--and needs to in order to thrive in the face of stress.<p>Regardless of …

Self-help

The face of Android will completely change this weekend

Something cool is happening this weekend: Nearly all the big Android smartphone makers are launching a top-of-the-line model, a "flagship" in …

iPhone: What the ‘i' in Apple’s handset name stands for

It’s perhaps one of the most important letters in the world — but nobody’s entirely sure what it means.<p>The i at the start of iPhone is one of its …

Steve Jobs

Who Are the Yazidi "Devil Worshipers" and Why Is ISIS Trying to Slaughter and Enslave This Ancient Minority? Part Three.

The Secrets of the Yazidi Faith.<p>As it transpired, Baba Chawish was a member of one of three castes that all Yazidis belong to, he was a holy man from the highest sheikh (priest) caste. He led a life of piety and celibacy and had authority over the shrine. He was assisted by the feqrayyat, (celibate …

Yazidis

Lethologica: When a word’s on the tip of your tongue

The act of having a word on the tip of your tongue can be frustrating, but can also say a lot about how memory works.<p>Have you ever tried to unsuccessfully retrieve a word from the tip of your tongue?<p>Most of us have experienced it – the usually simple process of verbalising a turn of phrase is …

Language